What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name HLAVAC, MARY A Employer name Orange County Amount $55,187.96 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNAVLIN, BRADFORD T Employer name Rochester Childrens Services Amount $55,187.94 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, JOHN Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $55,187.93 Date 05/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMER, WILLIAM J Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $55,187.64 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKENBECK, ESTHER Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $55,187.12 Date 10/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, DIANA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $55,187.00 Date 06/21/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALIO, CHRISTINE K Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $55,186.93 Date 04/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINO, KEN KRISTOFER Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $55,186.62 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DAVID M D Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $55,186.58 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FABIAN, BARBARA A, MRS Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $55,186.50 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSSONG, DANIEL C Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $55,186.32 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILES, MELISA A Employer name Bridgehampton UFSD Amount $55,185.83 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCK, ERIC E Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $55,185.73 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFERT, ALLEN L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $55,185.59 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLER, DAVID L Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $55,185.12 Date 12/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, LISA M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $55,185.04 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVRIS, ROBERT A, III Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $55,184.92 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DONALD M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $55,184.75 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, RHUNETTE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $55,184.73 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, WILLIAM Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $55,184.69 Date 05/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMLER, ANGELA M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $55,184.11 Date 11/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAR, ELISA Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $55,184.06 Date 01/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, KEVIN J Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $55,183.68 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCK, DANIEL P Employer name Schenectady County Amount $55,183.52 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, ELAINE Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $55,183.40 Date 01/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DENNIS J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $55,183.20 Date 06/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNQUELL, SCOTT D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,183.06 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, JANE E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,182.80 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACY, SPENCER S Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $55,182.73 Date 01/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEBRON, NIDIA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $55,182.60 Date 10/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MEO, CYNTHIA T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,181.67 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIZEMAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Wayne County Amount $55,181.37 Date 03/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JAMES P Employer name Islip Resource Recovery Agcy Amount $55,181.34 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETTIEN, HERMANN K Employer name Department of Health Amount $55,181.33 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULVER, THOMAS H Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $55,181.22 Date 01/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JAIME Y Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $55,180.98 Date 06/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVAGLIO, DENISE P Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $55,180.92 Date 12/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, NANCY D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $55,180.84 Date 03/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJEHOWSKI, KATHLEEN S Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $55,180.80 Date 03/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWSER, ALLA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $55,180.66 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWHORNE, JODIE M Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $55,180.64 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEDDELL, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $55,180.41 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSNICA, ROSANNE Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $55,180.37 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS, ANTONIO Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $55,180.34 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, STEPHEN D Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $55,180.29 Date 04/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLLABER, JOANNE E Employer name Niagara County Amount $55,180.27 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, ROBERTA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $55,179.59 Date 06/26/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, LISA D Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $55,179.56 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, MARY E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,179.22 Date 08/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROKJER, PATRICIA A Employer name Department of State Amount $55,178.70 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, ROBERT P Employer name Town of Massena Amount $55,178.48 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARELLANO, JUAN J Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $55,178.46 Date 12/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, STEPHANIE A Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $55,178.37 Date 08/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, FRANK P Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $55,178.11 Date 09/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POVERO, CAROLINE M Employer name Ontario County Amount $55,178.00 Date 10/01/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, EMILIO A Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $55,177.95 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARYINUK, JAMES C Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $55,177.20 Date 05/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMITROVA, PLAMENA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $55,177.12 Date 08/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, DANNY R Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $55,176.84 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAZ, GWEN Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $55,176.43 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, MICHAEL H Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $55,176.43 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, MICHAEL R Employer name Herkimer County Amount $55,176.27 Date 06/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, KENNETH Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $55,176.26 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, YANIRA Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $55,176.16 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEMAN, HUGO F Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $55,176.16 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCHENBRAND, JUSTIN A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $55,176.16 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, SUSANA R Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $55,176.16 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIQUEZ, FABIOLA E Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $55,176.16 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RANDALL J Employer name Chemung County Amount $55,175.70 Date 09/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESOLOWSKI, WENDE S Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $55,175.68 Date 12/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, R. BERNARD Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,175.53 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLESON, JOAN T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $55,175.13 Date 07/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, LATOYA TRACY ANN Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $55,175.13 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARATURO, FRANK Employer name Plainview Water District Amount $55,175.10 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARACZ, SCOTT B Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $55,175.00 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, GLEN M Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $55,174.89 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, WILLIAM B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $55,174.88 Date 01/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, PAUL Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $55,174.86 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTT, KEITH B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,174.59 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, JEAN M Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $55,174.52 Date 08/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTIJO, EDWIN Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $55,173.88 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSE, NICOLE M Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $55,173.88 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELOSSANTOS, INGRID S Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $55,173.72 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECATREL, GEORGE J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $55,173.58 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, RHIANNON W Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $55,173.54 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILROY, ROSEMARY P Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $55,173.51 Date 07/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, MARIA Y Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $55,173.51 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINS, JOSEPH C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $55,173.44 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, JOCELYN Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $55,173.37 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAREEM S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,173.09 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, BRADLEY H, JR Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $55,173.00 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDIATE, BRYAN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $55,172.67 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, CODY H Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $55,172.61 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, CELESTINE A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $55,172.60 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLICKNER, ALAN B Employer name Town of Geneseo Amount $55,172.36 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERZA, BARBARA J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $55,172.35 Date 06/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEKARSKI, JILL E Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $55,172.28 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG FANG, ZHIHAI Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $55,172.26 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FADEYEVA, NATALYA Employer name Department of Law Amount $55,171.68 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INFANTE, RAFAEL Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $55,171.59 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System